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T-shirt addresses school to prison pipeline

School to prison pipeline, St. Louis, Dec 2013

School to prison pipeline, St. Louis, Dec 2013

Young people working with AFSC in St. Louis designed this t-shirt symbolizing the need to deconstruct the school-to-prison pipeline. The t-shirt is available for purchase here.

By Joshua Saleem

The school-to-prison pipeline is for some, at best, a phenomenon that could happen to a few young people in certain communities. For others, it’s just an academic idea. For still others, it doesn’t even exist.

But for James, Sarah, Natera, and many young people like them, it’s their reality.

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